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Saturday, April 16, 2011

Joel Janse van Vuuren: South Africa Fashion Week 2011 Summer Collection

Written By: SA Fashion Week—Having recently graduated from the Linea Academy in Durban, Joel Janse Van Vuuren launches his first collection at the SA Fashion Week Summer Collections. His summer range is inspired by abstract shapes, utilizing the rather “unsophisticated” approach of spilling paint onto a piece of paper and either folding the page or pressing another sheet on top of the painted one, Joel then transforms these paint blot silhouettes into fashion illustrations and the core inspiration of the collection. See more below.

(Photo Credits: © Simon Deiner / SDR Photo)